• The POAMN Conference is a time for learning and networking

    The POAMN Conference is a time for learning and networking

  • The first Sunday in May is designated as Older Adult Sunday

    The first Sunday in May is designated as Older Adult Sunday

  • >Membership is open to individuals and institutions serving older adults

    Membership is open to individuals and institutions serving older adults

  • Find ideas for celebrating older adults in the Planning Guide

    Find ideas for celebrating older adults in the Planning Guide

  • POAMN is available to provide resources for those serving older adults

    POAMN is available to provide resources for those serving older adults

POAMN is the Presbyterian Older Adult Ministries Network, a network of persons who are engaged in ministry with older adults. These people work in presbyteries and synods, they are leaders in congregations, and some serve in specialized ministries such as chaplains in care facilities and presbytery staff who are involved with older adult ministry committees. POAMN is related to the Presbyterian Mission Agency, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).

Quarterly newsletter gives an update on news concerning older adult ministry in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), program ideas, worship materials, articles on older adult issues and helpful resources for ministry with older adults. PNN is available as a free, printable Adobe Acrobat pdf file, or through POAMN

Call for Proposals for the POAMN 2018 Conference

Our call for workshop and poster presentations is now open for the POAMN 2018 Conference to be held at Zephyr Point Conference Center! Download the Workshop and Poster Proposal or complete electronically... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Oct 01, 2017    Comments Off on Call for Proposals for the POAMN 2018 Conference

2017 Autumn Newsletter Available

The 2017 Autumn PNN is now available! Good Morning from Oregon, The theme of this issue of PNN is, The Psalms Speak to Us.  Each of us has a favorite Psalm, or several, that we have memorized.  The wisdom in these ancient writings is timeless for the psalmist wrote from their innermost being.  Joy, sorrow, hope, despair – they poured out their feelings to God.  As an older adult once remarked, ‘If the psalmist said it, perhaps it is alright for me to say... Read More
Posted in POAMN News  on Sep 29, 2017  Tags:   No Comments »

2017 Regional Conference

The Registration Brochure for the October 19, 2017 Regional Conference to be held at Highland Presbyterian Church, Winston-Salem is now available to download.  You can print, complete, and mail with payment now.  Online registration will be available soon at Salem Presbytery... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Aug 25, 2017    Comments Off on 2017 Regional Conference

POAMN President’s Letter to the BOP

Dear Rev. Frank Clark Spencer, The Presbyterian Older Adult Ministries Network (POAMN) is celebrating our 35-year history of educating and equipping leadership and aging congregations to promote and engage in activity, wellness, care, and social involvement. We strive to tackle the challenges of aging with expert solutions, and to redefine aging as a journey of spirituality, strength, growth, care and compassion. As we enter an era where some 10,000 people turn 65,... Read More
Posted in POAMN News  on Jul 29, 2017    Comments Off on POAMN President’s Letter to the BOP

2018 POAMN Executive Committee

At the annual business meeting in June in Chicago, POAMN members approved new officers to the Executive Committee. Meet your 2018 POAMN... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Jul 28, 2017    Comments Off on 2018 POAMN Executive Committee

2018 Conference

POAMN will be traveling to beautiful Zephyr Point Conference Center for their 2018 conference. June 5-8, 2018 Watch for more details coming... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Jun 16, 2017    Comments Off on 2018 Conference

2017 Planning Guide

The 2017 Older Adult Ministries Planning Guide is now available!  Download the 2017 OAM Planning Guide now.  Hard copies will be available soon.  Pre-order copies by contacting Ginny Nyhuis.  All members of POAMN will receive one complimentary copy, so renew your membership, or join for the first time... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Jan 23, 2017    Comments Off on 2017 Planning Guide

Older Adult Ministries Resources

Looking for resources to help you start or maintain an Older Adult Ministries program?  Visit our Helpful Links and Resources page to find tools such as POAMN FAQ, Older Adult Survey and a Congregational & Community... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Jan 17, 2015    Comments Off on Older Adult Ministries Resources